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IMD issues heatwave warning in Chhattisgarh for next 48 hours

In Chhattisgarh, all major cities are experiencing a maximum temperature of 40 degrees or above.

May 09, 2019, 09:02 AM IST

Flood situation worsens in Bihar, death toll rises to 253

A Bihar Disaster Management Department official said 126.87 lakh persons in 1,965 panchayats under 171 blocks in 18 districts have been affected by the floods.

Aug 20, 2017, 21:37 PM IST

Bangladesh steps up search for landslide victims

The monsoon rains came two weeks after Cyclone Mora smashed into Bangladesh`s southeast, killing at least eight people and damaging tens of thousands of homes.

Jun 15, 2017, 13:48 PM IST

Centre has not released Rs 1,655 crore for flood relief: Assam

Assam Government on Tuesday asserted that contrary to reports the Centre has not released Rs 1,655 crore for flood relief and rescue operations in the state so far.

Sep 08, 2015, 20:29 PM IST

Bengal flood situation improves, toll climbs to 125

The flood situation in West Bengal is gradually improving, even as the death toll climbed to 125.

Aug 11, 2015, 19:45 PM IST

Flood situation under control in Bihar

The flood situation in Bihar was under control as no new area has been inundated and rivers are showing receding trend, a senior official of the Disaster Management Department said.

Aug 21, 2014, 20:58 PM IST